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Welcome Transfer Students

We want your transition to Stony Brook to be an easy one.  The Academic and Transfer Advising Services Office is where you'll find the answers to all your academic questions and concerns throughout your first year. Advisors are available to help students plan their academic programs to ensure a smooth transition to Stony Brook. 


    Prospective transfer students should visit the following webpages on the Undergraduate Admissions website for information about applying to Stony Brook:


    Transfer applicants not yet admitted  

    Must send official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended to:

    Stony Brook University
    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    118 Administration Building
    Stony Brook, NY 11794-1901

    Recently admitted  transfer students

    Must send final official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended to:

    Stony Brook University
    Academic & Transfer Advising
    E2360 Frank Melville Library
    Stony Brook, NY 11794-3353

    Note:   If you have earned an associate's degree, be sure it's posted on the transcript.

    Looking for information on the Incoming Transfers-Orientation Placement Exams ?
    Click Here

    How to transfer your credits from your previous school
    Click Here
    View Frequently Asked Questions (f.a.q.s)
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    When do I register and prepare my course schedule?
    Will all of my credits transfer to Stony Brook?
    As a new transfer student, how will my credits be evaluated?
    Do I need to provide Stony Brook with transcripts from all my previous schools?
    Are all of my classes and grades on the transcript that I requested?
    Will my g.p.a. transfer over with my credit?
    Have I met any requirements through Regents or AP exams?
    Does Stony Brook accept Credit from College-Level Examination Programs (CLEP)
    How do I get my transfer course evaluated for D.E.C. or SBC requirements?
    How do I get my transfer work evaluated for major, minor, or upper-division credit?
    What are the math expectations for new transfer students?

    Continuing students must send final transcripts from any college or university attended after matriculation at Stony Brook to:

    Academic & Transfer Advising Services
    E-2360 Melville Library
    Stony Brook, NY 11794-3353

    To receive credit for AP courses taken in high school, you must have your AP scores sent to the university electronically. Please visit  College Board. Stony Brook's school code is 2548.

    Taking classes at other schools to satisfy SBU requirements?
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